Mrs. Spitzer's Garden (Hardcover)

By Edith Pattou, Tricia Tusa (Illustrator)

Houghton Mifflin, 9780152019785, 32pp.

Publication Date: May 14, 2001

List Price: 17.99*
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Mrs. Spitzer is a wise teacher who knows many things. She knows about gardens. She knows about children. She knows how similar they are, and how both will flourish if tended lovingly.
There are many remarkable teachers like Mrs. Spitzer in the world, and Edith Pattou's simple, moving story along with Tricia Tusa's inspired, whimsical illustrations celebrate all they do, year after year, to help our children grow and blossom.

About the Author

EDITH PATTOU is the author of two highly acclaimed teen fantasy novels, Hero's Song and Fire Arrow, an IRA Young Adults' Choice. She lives with her family in Columbus, Ohio. TRICIA TUSA has written and illustrated many wonderful picture books, including Maebelle's Suitcase, Bunnies in My Head, and Camilla's New Hairdo, a Parents Magazine Best Book. She lives with her family in Houston, Texas.